Al Batt

Writer

Recent Articles

A mother’s influence can be long-reaching

I miss Mom. She has been dead for some years now, but I feel her loss as much as ever. The last memory I have ... Read more

Why are there so many crows? What can I plant for pollinators?

Why are there so many crows? What can I plant for pollinators?

My neighbor Crandall stops by. “How are you doing?” I ask. Read more

A world that is super serious about baseball

A little Chevrolet once told me, “They go together in the good old USA, baseball and hotdogs, apple pie and Chevrolet.” I often hear “as ... Read more

Minnesota is 3rd behind Alaska, Florida for nesting bald eagles

Minnesota is 3rd behind Alaska, Florida for nesting bald eagles

My neighbor Crandall stops by. “How are you doing?” I ask. Read more